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    Photographs

    The art of stopping on a dime

    In perfect focus, space and time

    To remind us not to move too fast

     

    Like railroad stations

    Refreshing weary travelers

    With their blasts from the past

    Giving us a treasured reminder

    Of what will forever last

     

    More than words can spell or right

    They are the highest expression

    Of instantaneous sight

     

    For when they inundate our powers of perception

    With the sheer essence of creation's reflection

    And light

    There is no time but here and now

    And that’s a very good

    If not perfect place to be

     

     

    John Christopher

    1999

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